South Dakota Changes – Track & Field

2022 South Dakota Changes, Clarifications & Reminders

  1. The javelin began as a standard event in Spring 2021 only and will become a scored event for Class AA throwers at the 2022 State Track & Field Meet. Only rubber-tipped implements may be used.

  2. Beginning in May 2022, all three classes of State Track & Field Meets will compete at a common location on Thursday through Sunday.

South Dakota Modifications

  1. The distance for the 100 Meter Girls Hurdles shall be as follows: 13 meters from the start line to the first hurdle, eight meters between hurdles, and 15 meters from the final hurdle to the finish line.

The South Dakota High School Activities Association will serve member schools by providing leadership in the development, supervision, and conduct of interscholastic activities which enrich the educational experiences of high school students. The SDHSAA is committed to the ideals that will provide equitable participation opportunities and positive recognition to students, while working cooperatively with all schools to enhance the achievement of desired educational goals.

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